Campus Announcements

Homecoming T-Shirts

Hey, Everyone! Homecoming is right around the corner. We have our Homecoming 2016 t-shirts for sale in the Alumni Relations office. They are $15. Come get yours before they’re gone!


Hi Everyone,
We are building a Minecraft server for public use. We would like to know your previous experience with Minecraft, if any, and if you would like to help test our server. Please fill out the survey by following this link: We will close this survey on October 21st and will no longer be accepting applicants for beta testing. If you have any questions please contact Comfort or Marvin


Stop by the Counselor Ed and get FREE Popcorn 🙂
TODAY 9.30 @ 10-12
See you there!!!

Welcome to the Writing Studio!

Are you having troubles writing a paper for one of your classes? Do you need help making sure your grammar, spelling, and punctuation are in order? Feel free to come by the Writing Studio in room 22o of McDaniel Hall. Our tutors will be more than happy to sit down and look over your paper with you. The studio tutors across multiple disciplines, so your paper doesn’t necessarily need to be for an English class in order for you to be able to receive assistance.

The Writing Studio accepts both sessions by appointment as well as walk-ins.

If you have questions or would like to set up an appointment you can email the studio at or call 719-587-7898. You are also welcome to stop by in person during the hours listed below.

The Writing Studio hours are as follows:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday – 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Wednesday – 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Friday – : 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

No Open Swim MID-DAY 10/3 to 10/7

No open swim mid-day hours Monday (10/3) through Friday (10/7) next week due to Sargent swim lessons. Sorry for the inconvenience.

students interested in Inclusion, Equity, &Leadership

The CIELO group is now open to students as well as faculty and staff who are interested in receiving information about our brown bag lunchtime talks, our kindred spirits luncheons, and other CIELO events. Please send an email to, in the subject line put SUBSCRIBE. you will then be sent further information.

CIELO: Community for Inclusion, Equity, Leadership and Opportunity at Adams State University

Timeline updated for women’s accomplishments at ASU

The ASU Women’s blog has been updated with two more amazing accomplishments by ASU Women. Click the link to read more

The blog is updated frequently so check back often for more updates and be sure to click on the resources page to find helpful information for women on campus and in the San Luis Valley community.

Computing Services Maintenance for today, Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Beginning at 9:00 PM, we will be applying critical security patches and upgrades to several back-end systems. These patches will require brief outages as the systems reboot, but impact to campus services should be less than 30 minutes. This includes printing in the computer labs, and also wireless services in the Student Union Building.

On Saturday beginning at 3:00 AM, the DEVL Banner system will be down for several hours for a series of upgrades. No production Banner downtime is expected.

Computing Services thanks you for your patience and understanding as we perform these critical maintenance activities. As always, if you have any questions, please call the ASU Computing Services Helpdesk at 7741 or contact us via email at

Have a great day!

Computing Services

2017-18 LAEF Scholarship Opportunity

The Latin American Educational Foundation is offering a scholarship to qualified students for the 2017-2018 academic year. Please follow this link for requirements and additional information. The deadline for submission is November 13th, 2016 so get your application submitted as soon as possible!

Kinesio tape thesis defense!!!!

Please come support one of your colleagues as they defend their thesis on the effects of ankle kinesio tape on single leg balance and athletes’ perceptions of its effectiveness. East campus 107 @ 2pm on Monday, Oct 3rd.

The Writing Studio is hiring tutors

Are you interested in tutoring or learning more about it?
The Writing Studio has openings for one or more tutors during our regular hours (M, T, R, 9-4; W 9-3; F 9-1) and for our upcoming online tutoring initiative (M-R eves, 5-8). For the latter, you don’t need to qualify for work-study. If you’d like to learn more, please contact Dr. MacWilliams at


Who: ASU Clubs- Hosted by Chi Sigma Iota (Counselor Ed Program)
What: Trunk and Treat- For ASU and local community
When: October 27th 6-8pm
Where: TBA

CSI is looking for clubs to decorate a trunk, educate our community and have fun!
Would need to supply own candy and decorations.
Prize for best trunk 🙂
Please RSVP to by October 14th

Music Department Faculty Collage Concert Thursday

The Adams State University Department of Music will present a Music Faculty Collage Concert at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 29, in Leon Recital Hall. Admission is free.

Faculty performances will include William Lipke, piano; Tracy Doyle, flute; James Doyle, percussion; Angela Winter, horn; Matthew Valverde, tenor; Lancer Hardy, bass; Alyssa Powell, clarinet; Roberto Capocchi, guitar; and visiting scholar from Gunma University in Japan, Chiho Sugo, clarinet. They will be assisted by Tyleen Stults, piano.

After the concert, there will be a reception welcoming new and renewing Friends of Music members in the lobby of the Music Building. Friends of Music is a group of dedicated music lovers who provide much needed funds to support the Music Department in artistic events and enrich student learning for future music educators and performers.

For more information, about the concert or becoming a Friend of Music, contact the Adams State Music Office at 719-587-7621.

Homecoming Court Applications due Friday!

Royalty is an honor and tradition at Adams State University and applications are due this Friday. The Court recognizes 12 students who have at least a 2.75 GPA, are actively involved on campus, are a great example of Grizzly Pride, and demonstrate a dedication to ASU; Two of the students from the Court will be awarded the honor of ASU Royalty for the academic year.

Benefits of being selected to be a part of Homecoming Court:

Eligible for Homecoming Royalty
Two $500 scholarships awarded
Assists in the building of the traditional Bonfire, alongside Campus Recreation
Recognition and meal at the annual ASU Alumni Banquet
Recognition and crowning at ASU Homecoming Football Game Half-time

You can find more information and the application on the Court & Royalty website!

Family & Sibs Weekend – Invite your’s Now!

Hey Grizzlies! Family & Sibs Weekend is quickly approaching. This year, it is being held on Friday, October 28th & Saturday, October 29th. Are you interested in inviting your family to join our Grizzly community during Homecoming? They can find more information at our website below!

Registration is only $5 per family member and includes multiple activities, tickets to the athletic events, food during the Homecoming Tailgate, and more.